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China Cabinet Makeover

When we moved into our house 6 and a half years ago, this china cabinet was wallpapered in a textured ivory. It was neither here nor there, but I decided to spice it up a bit and paint the background the same green as I painted our bathroom. Unfortunately, it didn’t look hardly any different. […]

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Lori Bugher - I think this is totally inspired, April. I would have never thought of using these colors together, but it is absolutely beautiful.

Gail - LOVE that your house is so ready for spring :) You are SO darn creative!

Bedroom – Sneak Peek

The only thing that’s still left to do to finish my bedroom is to paint the dressers. While I work up the energy to tackle that project, I thought I’d give you a little peek. I actually might be changing up the lighting situation & I need to get new shams and pillowcases, so I […]

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Gail - APRIL!!! I FREAKING LOVE IT!!! Seriously, when your kiddos get bigger, you should SERIOUSLY think about pursuing interior design. You are SOOO gifted at this! Just…wow. In all seriousness, will you help me (next year sometime maybe) come up with a new concept for my bedroom? I’m DYING to redo things and would love your awesome input!

Maya - April…I love the black and white signs with the gold pillow accents. Such a combo I’ve never thought of before!

milsztof fotograf olsztyn - I’m not so much for gold to be honest but I love those chalkboards. Can’t wait to see more.

Office – Before

When we found out we were having a third baby, I realized that my office situation was going to have to change. It was in a room upstairs that was perfect for an office, but unfortunately was going to be needed for another bedroom. I did think, for a bit, about having Jack & Finn […]

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Maya Laurent - I need to come to your house one day April. I just adore all the photos you post!

APRIL - Maya – Thanks! I would love for you to visit! Maybe I should host the next slumber party ;)

Nursery PomPoms

It’s been so long since I’ve updated my blog I’m kind of embarrassed to come back. However, I promised my friend Hollie that I would post about this project I did for the nursery, so maybe this is just what I need to get back on the blogging horse, so to speak. I have one […]

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Gail - You freakin’ amaze me. No pressure on this big nursery reveal..just, you know, I have the popcorn ready for when you decide to share it :)

Hollie - April, I get all teary looking at this. It’s perfect in every way. I’m so glad you posted it!

Stephanie O'Connor - This is insanely amamzing. love everything about it!

Maya Laurent - April…this is perfect! I can’t wait to see the rest of the nursery!

Master Bedroom – Work in Progress

With the new baby on the way, we’ve been trying to tackle a mountain of projects these past few months. We find out what we’re having a week from tomorrow & I can’t wait! I wanted to have everything besides the nursery done by then, but I don’t think it’s going to happen, which isn’t […]

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Mary Beth - Love your blog,love the big pictures,your text. Even the name of it is great imho.

Would love to see a FP of your house. Always helps me when I am trying to put it together in my head. Nothing fancy necessary.

Can’t wait to see your bedroom reveal!

Mary Beth

Bedroom Mood Board » a study in CONTRASTS - […] awhile ago I showed you a before picture of our bedroom. Believe it or not, it’s still not finished. Basically, I painted it & that was that. To […]